Shirley Chisholm, the first black woman elected to Congress and the first black candidate for president from a major political party, once said, “Service to others is the rent that you pay for room on this earth.”
It’s January, the season of new beginnings. This month, the country will be experiencing a significant change in leadership. Many New Yorkers are feeling nervous and uncertain about what this could mean for them.
At NYCHA, safety is a top priority, for the families who call our developments home; for the employees who work hard to provide and maintain safe, clean housing; and for the many New York City communities to which NYCHA belongs.